Tragic Accident Claims Young Life in Port Dickson
A seemingly innocent motorcycle journey turned into a heart-wrenching tragedy on Thursday, September 7th, as a 4-year-old boy lost his life in a devastating accident. The young victim was riding as a passenger on his father’s motorcycle when an unfortunate collision with a car occurred in the serene locale of Port Dickson, Malaysia.
In the aftermath of the accident, the father, while surviving the harrowing ordeal, bore the unbearable loss of his beloved son, who tragically passed away in the hospital.
Currently, the driver of the car finds themselves in police custody as authorities diligently investigate the circumstances surrounding this distressing incident. Reports from local media indicate that the driver involved is a Singaporean gentleman.
The poignant incident unfolded at kilometer 16 of the Sua Betong-Air Kuning Road on September 7th, as detailed by Sinar Daily, a local news outlet. Port Dickson’s district police chief, Superintendent Aidi Sham Mohamed, revealed that the accident transpired at approximately 1:30 PM on that fateful day.
At the time, the father and his young son were returning home from the child’s kindergarten, blissfully unaware of the tragedy that awaited them.
Both the victims and the car involved were journeying from the Air Kuning area towards Ladang Sua Betong when this heartrending incident occurred. Surveillance footage from a nearby building’s closed-circuit television (CCTV) system documented the sorrowful accident, leaving the community grappling with profound grief and sorrow.